برق

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Arabic[edit]

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بَرْق
السَّمَاءُ تَبْرُقُ

Etymology[edit]

From the root ب ر ق(b-r-q). From Proto-Semitic *baraḳ- (lightning), although Fronzaroli states that the noun "lightning" may be a deverbal form, in which case only the verb would be inherited.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (verb, without mode ending)
    (file)
  • IPA(key): /ba.ra.qa/
  • IPA(key): /barq/

Verb[edit]

بَرَقَ (baraqa) I, non-past يَبْرُقُ‎‎ (yabruqu)

  1. to produce lightning
  2. to shine, to glitter, to sparkle, to flash

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَرْق (barqm (plural بُرُوق(burūq))

  1. verbal noun of بَرَقَ (baraqa) (form I)
  2. lightning
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 2:19-20:
      أَوْ كَصَيِّبٍ مِنَ ٱلسَّمَاءِ فِيهِ ظُلُمَاتٌ وَرَعْدٌ وَبَرْقٌ يَجْعَلُونَ أَصَابِعَهُمْ فِي آذَانِهِمْ حَذَرَ ٱلْمَوْتِ [] ۝ يَكَادُ ٱلْبَرْقُ يَخْطَفُ أَبْصَارَهُمْ ۖ كُلَّمَا أَضَاءَ لَهُمْ مَشَوْا فِيهِ وَإِذَا أَظْلَمَ عَلَيْهِمْ قَامُوا
      ʾaw kaṣayyibin mina s-samāʾi fīhi ẓulumātun waraʿdun wabarqun yajʿalūna ʾaṣābiʿahum fī ʾāḏānihim ḥaḏara l-mawti [] ۝ yakādu l-barqu yaḵṭafu ʾabṣārahum kullamā ʾaḍāʾa lahum mašaw fīhi waʾiḏā ʾaẓlama ʿalayhim qāmū
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. flash of lightning
  4. telegraph

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Hijazi Arabic: برق(barg)
  • Maltese: beraq
  • Moroccan Arabic: برق(barq)
  • Ottoman Turkish: برق(berk)
  • Persian: برق(barq)

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَرْق(barq).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

برق (bargm (plural بروق(burūg))

  1. lightning

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَرْق(barq).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

برق (barqm (plural بروق(brūq) or بروقة(brūqa), diminutive بريق(briyyiq))

  1. lightning

See also[edit]


Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَرْق(barq).

Noun[edit]

برق (berk)

  1. lightning
    Synonym: شمشك(şimşek)

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَرْق(barq).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian برق
Iranian Persian
Tajik барқ (barq)

برق (barq)

  1. electricity
  2. brilliance, glint, flash, sparkle
  3. glaze, sheen

Derived terms[edit]